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A portrait miniature of Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia (1759-1828) , Franz Gerhard von Kügelgen (Bacharach 1772 - 1820 Dresden)
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A portrait miniature of Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia (1759-1828) , Franz Gerhard von Kügelgen (Bacharach 1772 - 1820 Dresden)
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A portrait miniature of Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia (1759-1828) , Franz Gerhard von Kügelgen (Bacharach 1772 - 1820 Dresden)
of oval shape set within a red leather wallet lined with green leather, painted on ivory with inscriptions below and above 'This book of the Emperor Alexander I was presented by the Emperor Nicholas I to D. T. C. Nich. Golitzin' and 'A Portrait of Empress Maria by Her Majesty to him also.'
14cm by 8.5cm, 5 1/2 in by 3 3/4 in.
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Provenance

Empress Maria Feodorovna
by whom given to Prince Alexander Nikolaevich Golitzin
Nicholas I Pavlovich (his brother)
by whom given to Prince Alexander Nikolaevich Golitzin
Sotheby's London, Brewster Collection, 14 December 1995, lot 63

Rostropovich - Vishnevskaya: The Private Collection

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London